Who Knew This Could Be Caused By Birth Control Pills

As a Functional Medicine nutritionist, I think like a detective to help my clients understand the “why” behind their “what” (the diagnosis). Sometimes, the “why” can be revealed in a simple conversation; more often, further investigation is needed¬† including various types of functional testing and lab work. The following is an example of one hunt … Read more

Are Your Skin Problems Actually Gut Problems?

As winter arrives and the air is drier and colder, I am seeing more clients with skin, that is dry, itchy, red, scaly, and sometimes oozing and often diagnosed as Eczema or Psoriasis.   For immediate relief I will often suggest  B-12 Cream and will sometimes even suggest that they get some topical cortisol cream. … Read more